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December 6th, 2014Truckee Community Recreation Center  The 29th annual Far West Nordic Auction/Raffle Party will be held on Saturday, December 6th at the Truckee Community Recreation Center. This is the “CAN’T MISS” EVENT of the season. This is Far West Nordic’s largest fundraiser for its Junior Nordic Programs. Please plan on attending and bidding on […]


Amazon Smile Program

Far West Nordic Members: We are now registered with the Amazon Smile Foundation! By using their website link, Far West Nordic will receive ½% of the purchase price of the product as a donation. This is an awesome way to donate to our organization at NO cost to you. When you use AmazonSmile, you find […]


Far West Nordic KICK-OFF!

Far West Nordic celebrated it’s second annual KICK–OFF Dinner on Sunday, November 16 to a packed house at Cottonwood Restaurant in Truckee. From the early social hour, with music and entertainment by a select group of Junior Nordic athletes, to speeches from athletes and coaches, an incredible dinner from Mike Blide’s Cottonwood chefs, and a rousing […]


Far West Nordic 2014 “KICKOFF DINNER”

Far West Nordic 2014 Season “Kickoff Party”Cottonwood RestaurantSunday, November 16, 2014   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker: DARON RAHLVES This is an incredibly fun evening of inspiration and socializing, Far West Nordic’s first “official” event of the season! Social hour with cash bar, 3 course dinner with beer and wine, and raffle for a “Personally Inscribed 24″x36″ Photo Canvas Print […]


Winter Nordic Paradise for Sale

Far West Nordic Skiers: Here’s your chance to own a Nordic Paradise! Note from Steve and Kim Bondi, owners and operators of a lovely year-round lodge in Mazama, Washington, located on Methow Valley’s enormous, idyllic Nordic trail system: After much thought and deliberation, we have started the process of finding a buyer for the North […]


Elite Team Beer Tasting Fundraiser

New Moon Natural FoodsTruckee, CA Friday,  October 245:00 to 8:00 p.m. New Moon Natural Foods in Truckee will be fundraising for the Elite Team! Sample beer with a Donation with the proceeds going to The Far West Nordic Elite Team. Come and enjoy a beer tasting and help support the Elite Team! CLICK HERE for map.


Truckee River Winery Cask as Canvas

Far West Nordic’s own Kelly Mcelravey has an entry into the People’s Choice Award from Truckee River Winery. TRW (owned by a former Far West Nordic Board Member, by the way) has unveiled all seven barrels for Cask as Canvas, and now its time to vote for your favorite! They had seven artists spend all summer […]


2015 XC Junior Nationals Committee Meeting

  August 25, 2014 @ 6 pm Just 200 days until March 8 and the start of the 2015 XC Jr. Nationals! Anyone with interest in helping organize this exciting event (or just learn more) is encouraged to attend the next organizing committee meeting Monday, August 25th, 6pm at the Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation, 11071 […]